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'Summer festivals, green spaces – and a big month ahead for our climate future'

'Summer festivals, green spaces – and a big month ahead for our climate future'

'Summer festivals, green spaces – and a big month ahead for our climate future'

District council leader Kelham Cooke says our green spaces have been a lifeline to many of us since the Covid-19 pandemic began.


Town council for Grantham could be on the cards

Town council for Grantham could be on the cards

Town council for Grantham could be on the cards

Councillors have given the go ahead for a review into the creation of a town council for Grantham.


Blue turns on blue in interests of democracy during discussion on 'rotten' council

Blue turns on blue in interests of democracy during discussion on 'rotten' council

Blue turns on blue in interests of democracy during discussion on 'rotten' council

Blue turned on blue at a full meeting of a council where members from all political persuasions decided there was a threat to democracy.

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£500m winter fund is an 'admission' current support isn't enough, say charities

£500m winter fund is an 'admission' current support isn't enough, say charities

£500m winter fund is an 'admission' current support isn't enough, say charities

A £500m fund to help struggling families through winter is an 'admission' the country's benefits system can't support households, say charities.


Motion calls for a review into a town council for Grantham

Motion calls for a review into a town council for Grantham

Motion calls for a review into a town council for Grantham

Councillors will be asked to give the go ahead for a review into the creation of a town council for Grantham.


'There are ways to keep warm this winter despite reports of rises in global gas prices'

'There are ways to keep warm this winter despite reports of rises in global gas prices'

'There are ways to keep warm this winter despite reports of rises in global gas prices'

Grantham MP says the government has provided assurances that supply emergencies are not expected over the winter.

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Two by-elections will take place next month

Two by-elections will take place next month

Two by-elections will take place next month

There will be two by-elections taking place in South Kesteven next month.


Tragic events of 20 years ago cast a long shadow

Tragic events of 20 years ago cast a long shadow

Tragic events of 20 years ago cast a long shadow

Councillor Lee Steptoe says the tragic events of 20 years ago were truly world-changing.


'More money for social care is welcome news'

'More money for social care is welcome news'

'More money for social care is welcome news'

The leader of Lincolnshire County Council says more money is welcome after fighting for a fairer deal.


Universal Credit cut explained - as charities warn working families will be hit hardest

Universal Credit cut explained - as charities warn working families will be hit hardest

Universal Credit cut explained - as charities warn working families will be hit hardest

Working families may be left struggling to pay for food and heating when Universal Credit is cut. But what is the reduction and why is it happening?


Can the UK legally push back migrant boats in the English Channel?

Can the UK legally push back migrant boats in the English Channel?

Can the UK legally push back migrant boats in the English Channel?

Any attempt to push back migrant boats would endanger lives and be in breach of the law, say refugee groups, but the UK government disagrees.

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'We need a long-term healthcare strategy for Grantham which is seeing a surge in population growth'

'We need a long-term healthcare strategy for Grantham which is seeing a surge in population growth'

'We need a long-term healthcare strategy for Grantham which is seeing a surge in population growth'

Grantham MP Gareth Davies this week took centre stage at Prime Minister's Questions and sought assurances over local health services.


'Frustrating delays' over 25 per cent tax discount for special constables

'Frustrating delays' over 25 per cent tax discount for special constables

'Frustrating delays' over 25 per cent tax discount for special constables

It has been said plans to give unpaid special constables a 25 per cent council tax discount have faced 'frustrating' delays.


Are we facing an October firebreak lockdown?

Are we facing an October firebreak lockdown?

Are we facing an October firebreak lockdown?

With Covid cases rising could a short, sharp lockdown and longer half term break be needed? Reports suggest the government is considering it.

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